Peg Arnold http://wxpr.org en SXSW Live Webcast http://wxpr.org/post/sxsw-live-webcast <p><a href="http://wxpr.org/live-event/sxsw-live-0">CLICK HERE FOR SXSW LIVE WEBCAST </a></p><p>WXPR.org will feature the sounds and sights of <a href="http://wxpr.org/live-event/sxsw-live-0">SXSW 2014</a>. Damon Albarn, St. Vincent, Kelis, Eagulls, and Perfect Pussy will perform at NPR Music's SXSW Showcase.</p><p>Surf over to WXPR.org Wednesday, March 12th at 7:30 pm. to enjoy the excitement from Austin, on your favorite device, from anywhere. And you can <a href="http://wxpr.org/live-event/sxsw-live-0">preview the lineup </a>anytime.</p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:50:33 +0000 Peg Arnold 15191 at http://wxpr.org SXSW Live Webcast Love the Music? http://wxpr.org/post/love-music-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Love the music you hear on </span>WXPR<span style="line-height: 1.5;">? Classical, jazz, blues, adult alternative, polka, bluegrass, folk, country – it’s all here.</span></p><div>And you can become an integral part of it. Volunteer on-<a href="http://wxpr.org/people/capacity/hosts" target="_blank">air hosts</a> are essential in creating and delivering 70 hours of vibrant and unique musical programming each week.<p></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 20:13:29 +0000 Peg Arnold 13005 at http://wxpr.org Love the Music? Paul Kage Scores The Kayak http://wxpr.org/post/paul-kage-scores-kayak <p>Paul Kage, avid kayaker and cyclist of Wausau, is the winner of the Dagger Zydeco Kayak offered in WXPR’s Fall Drawing. Our thanks to Mitch Mode of &nbsp;<a href="http://www.melstradingpost.net/" target="_blank">Mel’s Trading Post</a> for donating this enticing grand prize.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 18:41:48 +0000 Peg Arnold 9806 at http://wxpr.org Paul Kage Scores The Kayak Couch Potato Race in Rhinelander August 31 http://wxpr.org/post/couch-potato-race-rhinelander-august-31 <p></p><p>Teams of couch potato enthusiasts will race&nbsp;through downtown Rhinelander&nbsp;in&nbsp;the <a href="http://www.ymcaofthenorthwoods.org/index.html" target="_blank">YMCA of the Northwoods</a>' inaugural&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ymcaofthenorthwoods.org/couch_potato_race.html" target="_blank">Couch Potato Race</a>. The event&nbsp;will be held in conjunction with Rhinelander's PotatoFest celebration August 31.&nbsp;Laurie Schlitt, the Y's Interim CEO said there are&nbsp;10 teams entered. WXPR is one of them.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 22:38:12 +0000 Peg Arnold 7244 at http://wxpr.org Couch Potato Race in Rhinelander August 31 Live from the White Pine - Kelly Jackson http://wxpr.org/post/live-white-pine-kelly-jackson <p>Kelly Jackson's&nbsp;soulful voice&nbsp;and poignant&nbsp;lyrics filled WXPR's&nbsp;White Pine Room&nbsp;with the&nbsp;<a href="http://spiritofanikwe.com/" target="_blank">Spirit of a Woman</a>.&nbsp;Craig Harrison of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wxpr.org/programs/northwoods-cafe-wxpr" target="_blank">Northwoods Cafe</a>&nbsp;hosted this <a href="http://wxpr.org/topic/live-white-pine" target="_blank">Live from the White Pine</a>&nbsp;on-air broadcast Thursday, August 22.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 25 Aug 2013 23:51:34 +0000 Peg Arnold 6967 at http://wxpr.org Live from the White Pine - Kelly Jackson WXPR Blues Cruise with Hughes http://wxpr.org/post/wxpr-blues-cruise-hughes <p>Direct&nbsp;from Memphis, Eric Scrappie Hughes or the "Boss of Beale Street" as he's known, brought his&nbsp;deep river&nbsp;blues to the Northwoods August 24th.&nbsp;Floating down the Wisconsin River&nbsp;took on a real Delta feel with Scrappie's authentic delivery of original compositions and&nbsp;blues classics.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 25 Aug 2013 12:31:47 +0000 Peg Arnold 7010 at http://wxpr.org WXPR Blues Cruise with Hughes Kelly Jackson Live on WXPR August 22 http://wxpr.org/post/kelly-jackson-live-wxpr-august-22 <p></p><p>Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Cafe Thursday, August 22,&nbsp;at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with <strong>Kelly Jackson</strong>.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wxpr.org/people/craig-harrison" target="_blank">Craig Harrison</a> will be your host showcasing this celebrated&nbsp;Northwoods artist.&nbsp;Now residing in Madison, Kelly hails from Wausau originally, and is&nbsp;a member of the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 09:49:10 +0000 Peg Arnold 6420 at http://wxpr.org Kelly Jackson Live on WXPR August 22 Live from the White Pine - Mike Mangione & The Union http://wxpr.org/post/live-white-pine-mike-mangione-union <p></p><p>Relive&nbsp;the magic&nbsp;of Mike and Tom Mangione's <a href="http://www.wxpr.org/topic/live-white-pine" target="_blank">Live from the White Pine</a> August 7th performance. <a href="http://wxpr.org/people/colleen-finn" target="_blank">Colleen Finn</a> hosted the live broadcast event with the key members of Mike Mangione &amp; The Union on WXPR's <a href="http://www.wxpr.org/programs/northwoods-cafe-wxpr" target="_blank">Northwoods Cafe.</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 20:06:45 +0000 Peg Arnold 6204 at http://wxpr.org Live from the White Pine - Mike Mangione & The Union Live from the White Pine - Laura Erickson http://wxpr.org/post/live-white-pine-laura-erickson <p>Laura Erickson, creator and host of <a href="http://wxpr.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/programs/laura-ericksons-birds" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0066cc">For the Birds</font></u></a>, stopped by the WXPR studios Friday July 26th&nbsp;sharing her <a href="http://www.conservationbigyear.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0066cc">Conservation Big Year</font></u></a> presentation with bird-loving WXPR members.</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 21:05:59 +0000 Peg Arnold 5884 at http://wxpr.org Live from the White Pine - Laura Erickson Couch Potato Race http://wxpr.org/post/couch-potato-race <p>Seeing a&nbsp;couch in a parking lot is hardly a fortuitous event, until&nbsp;you're&nbsp;driving around town contemplating entry in the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ymcaofthenorthwoods.org/couch_potato_race.html" target="_blank">YMCA of the Northwoods'&nbsp;Couch Potato Race</a>. The race will be held&nbsp;August 31 in conjunction with&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/Potatofest" target="_blank">PotatoFest Rhinelander</a>.</p> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 12:41:23 +0000 Peg Arnold 6017 at http://wxpr.org Couch Potato Race